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Meigh Philip

Year working: 1926 - 2008

Phil Meigh became a cartoonist after war service. He started selling cartoons to popular publications of the time. He developed two cartoon strips for Swift 'Hopeful Harry' and 'Fanciful Freddie'. He worked for Punch over a 25 year period and newspapers such as The Times, Daily Sketch and Daily Mirror. He obviously worked for The Autocar evidenced by these five humorous drawings from 1967, these were used as 'Leader Headings'.

Further reference


27th April 1967 page 61

Flower Power lover of MGB.4th May 1967 page 5.

Director with 3 litre Rover car.4 th May 1967 page 3.

Dangerous crossing.27th May 1967 page 3.

Overloaded Morris Minor.4th May 1967 page 3.